Recent Press releases


The library submits a weekly column to the Amelia Bulletin Monitor.

Contact Information


Jill Hames

Library Director

(804) 561-4559 x7900

jmhames@hamnerlibrary.org

Library Mission


The mission of the James L. Hamner Public Library is to facilitate connections that provide free learning opportunities to Amelia County.

Press Room

Hours

  • Monday: 10:00 - 6:00
  • Tuesday: 10:00 - 8:00
  • Wednesday: 10:00 - 8:00
  • Thursday: 10:00 - 8:00
  • Friday: 10:00 - 6:00
  • Saturday: 10:00 - 2:00

Board of Trustees contact


jlhlibraryboard@gmail.com

Library History


The James L. Hamner Public Library attained its charter in 1973. The current building opened to the public in 1999.


The library, located in Amelia Court House, is named after Dr. James Loving Hamner, a deceased physician in Amelia County.